Debbie Elliott After a stint on Capitol Hill, NPR National Correspondent Debbie Elliott is back covering the news in her native South.

Convicted killer Edgar Ray Killen points to a family member during a recess in an appeal hearing for his bond in Philadelphia, Mississippi, September 9, 2005. Kyle Carter/Reuters hide caption

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The New Orleans Saints kneel before the playing of the national anthem before the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Oct. 22. Dylan Buell/Getty Images hide caption

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Louisiana Lawmaker Threatens Saints' Tax Breaks After Anthem Protests

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In Louisiana, NFL Anthem Protests Threaten Saints' Tax Breaks

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After Special Election, Alabama Will Send Democrat To Senate For First Time In 25 Years

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Remarkable Win Sends Democratic Candidate To U.S. Senate

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All Eyes Are On Alabama's Special U.S. Senate Election

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Before Voting Begins, A Look At Alabama's Special Senate Election

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Reaction To Trump's Appearance At Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

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Harold Dahmer, whose father Vernon Dahmer was killed in 1966 by the Ku Klux Klan, smiles when he sees a photograph of his younger self on display at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption

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Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Tells A Difficult Story

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News Brief: Trump To Call Jerusalem Israel's Capital, Endorses Roy Moore

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Bannon Campaigns For Roy Moore

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After 20 Years, What It Would Take For A Democrat To Win An Alabama Senate Race

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